The table below looks at the statistics for SAP PP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAP PP over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Production Planning (PP)
Rank 599 606 581
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -25
Contract jobs citing SAP PP 50 64 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.14% 1.36% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 17
Median daily rate £463 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £438 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £685 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £481 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £62.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £62.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4405 4692 5430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.33% 8.09% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2660 2618 3027
Median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 74 78
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.64 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.97% -31.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.09 £12.00 £13.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £50.80 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+105.71% -44.44%

SAP PP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SAP PP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

SAP PP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP PP
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAP PP within the UK.

SAP PP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAP PP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP PP within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

SAP PP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAP PP
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP PP within the UK.

SAP PP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAP PP
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP PP within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +22 44 £456 -8.75% 8
London +8 10 £300 -50.00%
East of England +16 6 £431 +23.21% 1
Bedfordshire -2 6 £431 +23.21% 1
North East -21 5 £450 -20.00%
North West +18 4 £500 -3.84% 3
Luton -1 4 £425 +21.42% 1
South East +18 3 - - 1
Durham +9 2 £425 -15.00%
Manchester 0 2 £500 -
Midlands -2 2 £550 -
West Midlands -21 2 £750 +47.05% 2
Darlington - 2 £425 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -28 1 £550 -12.00%
Tyne and Wear -28 1 £550 -12.00%
Home Counties - 1 - -
Herefordshire - 1 - -

SAP PP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAP PP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SAP PP.

1 103 (100.00%) SAP
2 30 (29.13%) Manufacturing
3 19 (18.45%) SAP MM
4 14 (13.59%) Migration
5 13 (12.62%) Data Migration
6 10 (9.71%) SAP FI
7 9 (8.74%) SAP FI/CO
7 9 (8.74%) SAP CO
8 8 (7.77%) LSMW
9 7 (6.80%) SAP SD
9 7 (6.80%) SAP WM
9 7 (6.80%) ERP
10 6 (5.83%) Quality Management
10 6 (5.83%) GAP Analysis
10 6 (5.83%) SAP PM
11 5 (4.85%) SAP QM
11 5 (4.85%) SAP ERP
11 5 (4.85%) SAP PP-PI
11 5 (4.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (3.88%) FMCG
12 4 (3.88%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (3.88%) SAP EWM
12 4 (3.88%) Logistics
12 4 (3.88%) SAP APO
12 4 (3.88%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (2.91%) Finance
13 3 (2.91%) SAP BW
13 3 (2.91%) SAP BI
13 3 (2.91%) ABAP
13 3 (2.91%) German Language

SAP PP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.94%) MTS
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (18.45%) SAP MM
2 10 (9.71%) SAP FI
3 9 (8.74%) SAP CO
3 9 (8.74%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (6.80%) SAP SD
4 7 (6.80%) SAP WM
5 6 (5.83%) SAP PM
6 5 (4.85%) SAP ERP
6 5 (4.85%) SAP PP-PI
6 5 (4.85%) SAP QM
7 4 (3.88%) SAP APO
7 4 (3.88%) SAP EWM
8 3 (2.91%) SAP SCM
9 2 (1.94%) SAP HCM
9 2 (1.94%) SAP LE
10 1 (0.97%) SAP CS
10 1 (0.97%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.91%) SAP BI
1 3 (2.91%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.94%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.97%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (7.77%) LSMW
General
1 30 (29.13%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.91%) Finance
2 3 (2.91%) German Language
3 2 (1.94%) Dutch Language
3 2 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.97%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.97%) Automotive
4 1 (0.97%) Danish Language
4 1 (0.97%) French Language
4 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (71.84%) Consultant
1 74 (71.84%) SAP Consultant
2 55 (53.40%) SAP PP Consultant
3 9 (8.74%) Analyst
3 9 (8.74%) SAP Analyst
4 8 (7.77%) SAP MM Consultant
5 7 (6.80%) SAP PP Analyst
5 7 (6.80%) SAP Support
5 7 (6.80%) SAP Support Consultant
5 7 (6.80%) Support Consultant
6 6 (5.83%) SAP QM Consultant
7 5 (4.85%) Business Analyst
7 5 (4.85%) SAP Business Analyst
7 5 (4.85%) SAP PI Consultant
8 4 (3.88%) SAP EWM Consultant
8 4 (3.88%) SAP Trainer
8 4 (3.88%) SAP WM Consultant
8 4 (3.88%) Trainer
9 3 (2.91%) Project Support Officer
9 3 (2.91%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.94%) SAP Core Interface
1 2 (1.94%) SAP PI
2 1 (0.97%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.88%) FMCG
2 3 (2.91%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.91%) User Experience
3 1 (0.97%) AS400
3 1 (0.97%) Data Conversion
3 1 (0.97%) Data Extraction
3 1 (0.97%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (13.59%) Migration
2 13 (12.62%) Data Migration
3 7 (6.80%) ERP
4 6 (5.83%) GAP Analysis
4 6 (5.83%) Quality Management
5 5 (4.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (3.88%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (3.88%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (3.88%) Logistics
7 3 (2.91%) SAP Implementation
7 3 (2.91%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (1.94%) Data Management
8 2 (1.94%) Demand Management
8 2 (1.94%) Kanban
8 2 (1.94%) Master Data Management
8 2 (1.94%) Network Planning
8 2 (1.94%) PLM
8 2 (1.94%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (1.94%) Validation
9 1 (0.97%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.91%) ABAP
2 1 (0.97%) SQL
2 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (0.97%) Degree
1 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
1 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.97%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.97%) GxP
1 1 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 103 (100.00%) SAP